# KO Clown

Work this puzzle the same as you would a crossword puzzle except that you substitute numbers for letters.

• A.

KO Clown has a dozen neckties.

• C.

He had enough balloons to give 6 each to 8 children.

• E.

Six clowns each exploded 3 red and 3 blue firecrackers.

• G.

KO tripped over the same chair a half dozen times for 3 performances.

• J.

The donkey chased KO around the center ring 7 times for 6 performances.

• L.

KO went to the cotton candy stand 8 times. Each time, he bought 1/4 dozen cones; then he bought 2 more.

• N.

Nine geese, 9 ducks, and 9 little dogs chased KO all around the ring.

• P.

Nine other clowns snatched KO’s hat 6 times apiece.

• R.

KO took 7 birds out of one pocket, 7 from another, and 7 from under his hat.

• T.

KO can juggle 2 dozen plates at one time.

• V.

How many inches does a 5′ 8″ clown measure?

• B.

Three clowns stayed at the circus all day and all night or __ hours.

• D.

KO had __ pieces of taffy, because 8 monkeys and their trainer each threw 9 pieces at him.

• F.

Eighty clowns piled into a funny train, but 16 fell out, leaving __ clowns.

• H.

KO owned 25 pigeons, 40 rabbits, 4 dogs, 2 donkeys, and 11 white mice, or __ creatures altogether.

• I.

KO had one more umbrella than there are days in the month of March.

• K.

KO had 1/4 of 100 things to remember.

• M.

A clown balanced 9 stacks of 7 little chairs.

• O.

With a 3′ pencil, KO wrote the sum of twice 4 x 9.

• Q.

KO once had 7 canes in each of 8 boxes, but he gave 14 canes away.

• S.

Four clowns each ate 4 doughnuts.

• U.

KO has 9 x 5 bills hidden under his tie.

• W.

An octogenarian clown is __ years old.

Across—(a) 12, (c) 48, (e) 36, (g) 18, (j) 42, (l) 26, (n) 27, (p) 54, (r) 21, (t) 24, (v) 68. Down—(b) 24, (d) 81, (f) 64, (h) 82, (i) 32, (k) 25, (m) 63, (o) 72, (q) 42, (s) 16, (u) 45, (w) 80.